Ghost vs NationBuilder: What are the differences?
What is Ghost? Just a blogging platform. Ghost is a platform dedicated to one thing: Publishing. It's beautifully designed, completely customisable and completely Open Source. Ghost allows you to write and publish your own blog, giving you the tools to make it easy and even fun to do.
What is NationBuilder? Allows you to build a website for folks to view, and, in limited ways, engage with content. It includes the ability for non-techies to create a branded website, blog as well as import contact lists and send email blasts directly from the site.
Ghost and NationBuilder can be categorized as "Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS" tools.
Ghost is an open source tool with 30.8K GitHub stars and 6.68K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Ghost's open source repository on GitHub.
So many choices for CMSs these days. So then what do you choose if speed, security and customization are key? Headless for one. Consuming your own APIs for content is absolute key. It makes designing pages in the front-end a breeze. Leaving Ghost and Cockpit. If I then looked at the footprint and impact on server load, Cockpit definitely wins that battle.